ERIC Number: ED318855
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1989-Sep
Reference Count: N/A
Food and Nutrition (Intermediate). Performance Objectives and Criterion-Referenced Test Items.
Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
This document contains competencies and criterion-referenced test items for the Intermediate Food and Nutrition semester course in Missouri that were derived from the duties and tasks of the Missouri homemaker and identified and validated by home economics teachers and subject matter specialists. The guide is designed to assist home economics teachers in incorporating the Vocational Instructional Management System (VIMS) into the intermediate Food and Nutrition semester course. The document begins with a 16-item reference list. Individual competency listings consist of a duty area, task(s), performance objective and criteria, and criterion-referenced test item with answer. Instructional areas covered include the following: recognizing the social and psychological influences of food and nutrition; recognizing the relationship between food and health; recognizing nutritional needs and the life cycle; recognizing special nutritional and food needs of individuals; investigating consumer information; creating food purchase plans; developing a time and resource management plan; preparing meals and snacks; describing family meal patterns; comparing meal service options; recognizing careers in food and nutrition; identifying types of small businesses; and developing leadership through Future Homemakers of America. (KC)
Descriptors: Behavioral Objectives, Career Education, Competence, Competency Based Education, Course Content, Criterion Referenced Tests, Food, Food Service, Foods Instruction, Home Economics, Leadership Training, Nutrition, Nutrition Instruction, Secondary Education, Small Businesses, State Curriculum Guides, Student Organizations, Test Items, Vocational Education
Instructional Materials Laboratory, University of Missouri, 2316 Industrial Drive, Columbia, MO 65202 (Order No. 40-5152-E, $8.60).
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Missouri State Dept. of Elementary and Secondary Education, Jefferson City. Div. of Vocational and Adult Education.
Authoring Institution: Missouri Univ., Columbia. Instructional Materials Lab.
Identifiers - Location: Missouri